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Networking Event

Attend The Graduate College and Career Services networking event on February 22!

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Take your career advancement one step further by attending our networking event! The Graduate College is teaming up with Career Services to host a reception where you can network with potential employers in a variety of industries. 

The event will take place on February 22 from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. in Room 3-13.1 in the LBJ Student Center. Light snacks will be served. This is a free event but we require you to register (below).


The following employers will have representatives present:

  • Peace Corps: training men and women to work overseas in developing countries who have requested certain services.
  • Charles Schwab & Co, Inc.: enabling people to experience the power of investing through innovative, simple offerings.
  • U.S. Air Force ROTC: recruiting and educating students to develop quality leaders for the Air Force.
  • PolyDyne Software, Inc.: a leading provider of global strategic sourcing, product costing, and quoting software.
  • vivint.SmartHome: helping people to create a smarter home with intelligently designed products that simplify life.
  • Lonestar College: the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and one of the fastest-growing community colleges in the nation. 

Preparation Tips

  • Craft questions to ask – download our sample list to get started.
  • Consider this opportunity as a “mini-interview” and brush up on your skills. Sharpen your skills with the Interview Stream web site or with a mock interview with Career Services.
  • Bring several copies of your resume. Update and edit with resume resources provided by Career Services!
  • Dress for success by attending in professional business attire. Unsure of what to wear? Take advantage of the “Career Closet” offered by Career Services.